Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp are Offline Websites and applications from all departments responded with server errors. Reports on DownDetector.com have shown that outages appear to be widespread, but it is unclear whether they affect all users or only specific locations. The cause of the failure is currently unknown.
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We are aware that some people have problems accessing our applications and products,” said a spokesperson. “We are working to get everything back to normal as soon as possible, and we apologize for the inconvenience caused.”
In 2021, a similar outage lasted about an hour. Facebook said the outage was payable to a technical problem. Even large websites can sometimes crash when content delivery networks or CDNs go offline. This happened in June when one of those CDNs, Fastly, went down due to technical problems. This led to the downfall of major websites such as Amazon, Reddit, and The New York Times.
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The website downdetector.com also revealed that at the time of writing, at least 87,000 people have reported that they do not have access to Facebook. While social media users reported that they faced a WhatsApp outage around 8:45 p.m. local time, downdetector.com showed that Facebook outage reports spiked around 8:57 p.m. local time.
Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp failed worldwide
According to an outage tracking website, one outage affected tens of thousands of users on social media platforms.
The messaging app later released a statement saying it was working to resolve the outage. “We are aware that some people currently have problems with WhatsApp. We are working to get everything back to normal and will send an update here as soon as possible, “WhatsApp said.
Social media giant Facebook has also released a statement saying that every effort will be made to restore services that affect millions of people worldwide. “We recognize that some people have trouble accessing our applications and products. We are working to get everything back to normal as soon as possible, and we apologize for any inconvenience, “said Facebook.
Instagram also published a similar post via its official communication ID. “Instagram and its friends are having a difficult time right now, and you may find it difficult to use it. Be patient. We’ll be there! #Instagramdown,” he told himself.